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1958 Jewish Welfare Board Token Appreciation to Jewsh

Lot 80573
Jewish General's award: encased token of the Jewish Welfare Board in plastic display with engraved dedication to US Army Major General Melvin Krulewitch, Dec. 1958; 7 x 7cm. Krulewitch (1895-1978) served in both World Wars and in the Korean War, in the marine corps and retired in 1956. In 1959 he was appointed chairman of the New York State Athletic Commission. He was a member of the Park Avenue Synagogue in Manhattan. The JWB was responsible for recruiting and training Rabbis for military service, as well as overseeing Jewish chapel facilities at military installations.

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1958 Jewish Welfare Board Token Appreciation to Jewsh

Estimate $60 - $120Oct 17
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